Still full of colour

Still full of colour My garden is just green and brown with the odd red berry and it is starting to look bare. I miss the colours of summer, they…

3 Critical Factors to Prepare for Tenants

As property owners who looking to rent, you have a number of decisions to make before your house or apartment is ready to be rented. Decor, security and furnishings all…

My Beautiful Moments

I have long realized that being grateful for the good things in life is beyond important and focusing on happy makes you feel happy. My weeks are full of beautiful…

4 Ways a Family Home Will Benefit From An Orangery

We’ve all wished to have some extra space in our family home at one time or another. After all,raising a family is hard enough without having to worry about whether…

The perfect cable knit beanie

I have a new winter beanie and I just love it. This was sent for review  from the Handpicked collection and I think it is just the perfect cable  knit…

In the Bedroom: Creating that Perfect Sleeping Space

Creating a perfect sleeping space Do you long for a perfect sleeping space? The average person spends 25 years of their life asleep, which means the all-important bed is one…

The Blogger Style Challenge

Blogger style challenge I have been challenged alongside 2 other fabulous interior and home  bloggers to create  a moodboard filled with high street products  that would be perfect for rented…

Beautiful Things by Katie Albury

Katie Albury is a UK based lifestyle blogger sharing her life experiences as a thirty something newly-wed who is always on a diet, trying new fads and trends, shopping, (don’t…

Stylish Storage Solutions for Your Bathroom

A lot of people dream of having a large, sprawling bathroom with endless options of what you can do with it. However, in reality, most of us are lucky if…

Why you should make The 52 List

I have just read an interesting little book called The 52 List by Lizzie Jones. I just loved the idea behind it; creating time for, enjoying and celebrating the small…

What your bathroom suite says about you

I am a bit nosy if I am honest. I love to look around peoples homes and to see how they have designed and decorated them. I like to check…

Antique chairs for the bedroom

When I was a small girl I used to (very occasionally) go for a visit with my grand rather elegant Great Aunty Eileen. She was so stylish and chic and…

What will a bedroom look like in the future?

Betta Living  ( the  fitted bedroom specialists) have been working with a  technology expert to created a bedroom for the future. It may look bizarre and out there but I…

Beautiful Things by Kate Gunn

Todays beautiful things are written by Kate Gunn, a lovely, warm, intelligent lady who it is my pleasure to work with from time to time. Kate lived in County Wicklow,…

Win a pair of Alessi Big Love Ice Cream Bowls

If you haven’t yet come across Millys Kitchen Store then you are in for a treat. Millys Store is an absolute treasure trove of kitchen goodies and they have a…

My instagram date photography project

I have 2 new interests this year and both of them make me extremely happy.   The first is pgotography. I bought myself a lovely camera in early summer and…

How to make my kitchen extra special

I love my kitchen and spend a great deal of time in there. It is big  and bright and uncluttered (well apart form my desk in the corner!) I cook…

Learning to Read with the Oxford Reading Tree

The Oxford Reading Tree is considered to be the UK’s number one reading programme. Both of my gorgeous children have followed this reading programme through their early years at school…